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Working at Gilchrist is more than just a job. It’s a chance to make a difference. Join us in our mission to provide quality compassionate care, counseling and support to people at every stage of serious illness, so they may live life to the fullest. Start your Gilchrist Career today.

Quick Apply

To quick apply, email Gilchrist HR with your name, phone number, preferred email address and area of interest (nursing, nurse practitioners, physicians, social workers, administrative, other).

Become a Gilchrist Nurse

We offer nurses a variety of shifts and locations and are continually looking for home hospice nurses, inpatient unit work (day and evening shifts), special evening and weekend home care, admission nurses and hospital liaisons. Complete our quick apply form above.

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Highlighted Positions:

  • Elder Medical Care Case Manager – Social Worker
    Under the direction of the Elder Medical Care Manager, assesses patients’ appropriateness for admission to the program.  Completes in-home assessments for admissions to Transitions and provides follow-up calls and visits as needed to Transitions clients.  Identifies a full range of services to meet client needs. 
  • Gilchrist Medical Director – Palliative Medicine
    Provides clinical care for complex, palliative-appropriate patients across settings (inpatient, outpatient, and community-based settings), maintain clinical and administrative supervision of PM providers. In collaboration with interdisciplinary team members, will provide complex palliative care for at-risk patients, patients requiring symptom management and supportive care, and developing goals of care and treatment plans. Ensures compliance with legal, regulatory and clinical policies and procedures.
  • Chief Access Officer
    The Chief Access Officer is responsible for positioning the organization for ongoing census growth in all our programs and services. The CAO routinely monitors the competitive environment for potential mergers and acquisitions. The CAO is also responsible for all branding, marketing, social media and other outreach activities directed at the communities served by Gilchrist. The CAO is responsible for operating the admissions center(s) always seeking to exceed the expectations of our customers (hospital staff, physicians, nursing and group home staff as well as our patients and families). The CAO works with our customers to assess their needs and work collaboratively with other senior leaders to design, implement, promote and service the needs of our growing serious illness and end-of-life population.
  • IT Team Manager
    Under minimal supervision and according to established policies and procedures, responsible for all system life cycle aspects of  IT-supported software applications and supervision of team member support of software application family. Serves as the Division liaison for all IT and telephony issues for Hospice. Assures compliance with all GBMC IT standards and for maintenance, confidentiality and distribution of selected phones, lap tops and other related equipment and supplies.  Assures that all needed software and hardware is functional and successfully deployed maximizing the productivity and efficiency of all personnel. Conducts special studies and analyses regarding development of new information systems to meet current and projected needs.

Please click on the button below to view all of our current job opportunities or to apply online.

Gilchrist Is Certified as a Great Place to Work®

Gilchrist has been certified as a great workplace by the independent analysts at Great Place to Work® for three years in a row. Gilchrist earned this credential based on extensive ratings provided by employees in anonymous surveys.

Employees rated their workplace in areas ranging from atmosphere, pride, communication, leadership, camaraderie and fairness. Here are a few highlights of how our employees rated Gilchrist:

  • 91% ─ People are given a lot of responsibility.
  • 91% ─ People are treated fairly, regardless of their gender.
  • 90% ─ They feel good about the ways they contribute to the community.
  • 90% ─ When they joined the organization, they were made to feel welcome.
  • 88% ─ Feel a sense of pride about what they have accomplished.

Gilchrist Is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Additionally, Gilchrist offers a competitive salary and excellent benefits that include:

  • Medical and Prescription Plan
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Short-Term Disability and Long-Term Disability
  • Critical Care Insurance
  • 403(b)/401(a) Retirement Plan
  • Pre-Paid Legal Providers: Hyatt Legal and LifeLock
  • Discounts to ACAC Fitness & Wellness Centers
  • Discounts to Sprint, Verizon and AT&T Cell Phone Services
  • GBMC Credit Union
  • Free Parking
  • Tuition Reimbursement: $5,000 per calendar year for full-time employees ($2,500 for part-time employees who work more than 20 hours a week). Books, examination costs, room and board, lab fees and other fees will not be reimbursed.

Not ready to fill out an application?

If you are not ready to apply today but wish to be considered for future opportunities, complete this form for future applicants. Or if you would like more information about any of our open positions, please contact the Gilchrist recruiter.

Types of Employment

Gilchrist’s extraordinary staff of professionals and volunteers are dedicated to profoundly enhancing the end of life for people facing a serious illness. Therefore, we seek employees who are technically skilled and possess superior interpersonal skills and, of course, wish to contribute to our culture of caring in both clinical and non-clinical positions. 

View a brief description of positions offered at Gilchrist:

Hospice Admissions Nurse

The Admissions process is the first step in enrolling patients in hospice. The Admissions nurse will perform an initial assessment and provide education about hospice services.

Home Care Teams

Highly skilled interdisciplinary teams offer a comprehensive and collaborative approach to care. Their focus is on pain relief, symptom control, comfort and support. These teams provide services throughout Central Maryland, specifically, Baltimore City and Baltimore, Carroll, Harford and Howard counties.

Inpatient Centers

Our three inpatient centers (Gilchrist Center Towson, Gilchrist Center Howard County and Gilchrist Center Baltimore) are conveniently located in the heart of our service area. Furthermore, these centers offer state-of-the-art medical expertise and round-the-clock nursing care in home-like environments.

Residential Community Care

Gilchrist also provides services in acute care settings, skilled nursing facilities and residential/assisted living facilities—anywhere our patients call home.

Gilchrist Kids

Our pediatric home hospice program cares for infants, children and teens. Due to their serious illnesses or injuries, care is focused on palliative (comfort-oriented) care, pain management, symptom control and emotional support.

“NEWs” Team/After-Hour Support Services

The Nights, Evenings, Weekends team is available around the clock to consult with families and provide assistance.

Geriatrician Elder Medical Care


Nurse Practitioner

Assumes responsibility for initial evaluations and treatments.

Medical Assistant

Assists physicians in providing direct patient care and evaluation of patients in an office setting.


Performs ICD-9/ICD-10 coding on clinician claims.

Bereavement Counselors

Assess and provide grief counseling to clients who experience loss.

benefits of hospice

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Working at Gilchrist is not just a career. It’s a calling.

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